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  • 4 dead, 4 injured in Waffle House shooting

    4 dead, 4 injured in Waffle House shooting

    Sunday, April 22 2018 5:55 AM EDT2018-04-22 09:55:32 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:31 AM EDT2018-04-22 14:31:08 GMT
    Travis Reinking (Courtesy: Metro Police)Travis Reinking (Courtesy: Metro Police)

    Four people were killed and four others were injured in a shooting at a Waffle House in Antioch. A white man wearing nothing a green jacket went into the restaurant and started firing a gun resembling an AR-15. Police are still searching for him. 

    Four people were killed and four others were injured in a shooting at a Waffle House in Antioch. A white man wearing nothing a green jacket went into the restaurant and started firing a gun resembling an AR-15. Police are still searching for him. 

  • DARE program brings splash of colors to town

    DARE program brings splash of colors to town

    Sunday, April 22 2018 9:56 AM EDT2018-04-22 13:56:30 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    "Color Me DARE" kicked off Saturday morning at Joe Mack Campbell Park in Jonesboro.

    "Color Me DARE" kicked off Saturday morning at Joe Mack Campbell Park in Jonesboro.

  • Jonesboro Walmart fights for better health

    Jonesboro Walmart fights for better health

    Sunday, April 22 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-04-22 12:34:11 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Walmart had more to offer than just low-cost items Saturday.

    Walmart had more to offer than just low-cost items Saturday.

  • Laughter, tears as former first lady Barbara Bush remembered

    Laughter, tears as former first lady Barbara Bush remembered

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:04 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:04:04 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-04-22 14:35:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Mourners pause as former U.S. first lady Barbara Bush lies in repose during the visitation of former first lady Barbara Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Mourners pause as former U.S. first lady Barbara Bush lies in repose during the visitation of former first lady Barbara Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Houston.

    As the outpouring of tributes continues for Barbara Bush, the general public can pay its respects to the former first lady.

    As the outpouring of tributes continues for Barbara Bush, the general public can pay its respects to the former first lady.

  • Blazin' BBQ festival kicks off the day

    Blazin' BBQ festival kicks off the day

    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-04-22 14:27:35 GMT

    The Blazing Manila BBQ Festival started Saturday morning with people listening to music and enjoying great food and fun. 

    The Blazing Manila BBQ Festival started Saturday morning with people listening to music and enjoying great food and fun. 

  • Road to N. Korea's denuclearization is littered with failure

    Road to N. Korea's denuclearization is littered with failure

    Saturday, April 21 2018 9:44 PM EDT2018-04-22 01:44:28 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-04-22 14:26:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, Pool, File). FILE - In this Feb. 9, 2018 file photo, Kim Yo Jong, left, sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, shakes hands with South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics in P...(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, Pool, File). FILE - In this Feb. 9, 2018 file photo, Kim Yo Jong, left, sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, shakes hands with South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics in P...

    A look at previous nuclear negotiations with North Korea and how the currently planned talks between Seoul, Pyongyang and Washington took shape.

    A look at previous nuclear negotiations with North Korea and how the currently planned talks between Seoul, Pyongyang and Washington took shape.

  • World's oldest person dies in Japan at age of 117

    World's oldest person dies in Japan at age of 117

    Saturday, April 21 2018 8:34 PM EDT2018-04-22 00:34:25 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-04-22 14:26:09 GMT
    Nabi Tajima died of old age in a hospital Saturday evening in the town of Kikai in southern Japan, town official Susumu Yoshiyuki confirmed. (Source: TV Asahi/CNN)Nabi Tajima died of old age in a hospital Saturday evening in the town of Kikai in southern Japan, town official Susumu Yoshiyuki confirmed. (Source: TV Asahi/CNN)
    Nabi Tajima died of old age in a hospital Saturday evening in the town of Kikai in southern Japan, town official Susumu Yoshiyuki confirmed. (Source: TV Asahi/CNN)Nabi Tajima died of old age in a hospital Saturday evening in the town of Kikai in southern Japan, town official Susumu Yoshiyuki confirmed. (Source: TV Asahi/CNN)

    The world's oldest person has died in southern Japan at the age of 117.

    The world's oldest person has died in southern Japan at the age of 117.

  • Theater returns after being struck by lightning

    Theater returns after being struck by lightning

    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:20 AM EDT2018-04-22 14:20:19 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    The Melody Theater in Leachville is open once more.

    The Melody Theater in Leachville is open once more.

  • Valley View best buddies dance the night away

    Valley View best buddies dance the night away

    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:12 AM EDT2018-04-22 14:12:24 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Valley View High School held its Second Annual Best Buddies Prom Saturday night.

    Valley View High School held its Second Annual Best Buddies Prom Saturday night.

  • Thousands sing 'Happy Birthday' to Queen Elizabeth II

    Thousands sing 'Happy Birthday' to Queen Elizabeth II

    Saturday, April 21 2018 6:54 AM EDT2018-04-21 10:54:10 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 9:37 AM EDT2018-04-22 13:37:13 GMT
    (Toby Melville/Pool Photo via AP). Britain's Queen Elizabeth raises her glass during speeches at The Queen's Dinner, during the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting at Buckingham Palace in London, Thursday, April 19, 2018.(Toby Melville/Pool Photo via AP). Britain's Queen Elizabeth raises her glass during speeches at The Queen's Dinner, during the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting at Buckingham Palace in London, Thursday, April 19, 2018.

    Queen Elizabeth II is marking her 92nd birthday with a star-studded concert in London.

    Queen Elizabeth II is marking her 92nd birthday with a star-studded concert in London.

  • Sunday is National Jelly Bean Day

    Sunday is National Jelly Bean Day

    Sunday, April 22 2018 3:26 AM EDT2018-04-22 07:26:46 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 3:33 AM EDT2018-04-22 07:33:00 GMT
    Earth Day falls on April 22 – so does National Jelly Bean Day. (Source: Pixabay)Earth Day falls on April 22 – so does National Jelly Bean Day. (Source: Pixabay)

    Earth Day falls on April 22 – so does National Jelly Bean Day.

    Earth Day falls on April 22 – so does National Jelly Bean Day.

  • Apple unveils iPhone-disassembling robot in time for Earth Day

    Apple unveils iPhone-disassembling robot in time for Earth Day

    Sunday, April 22 2018 2:54 AM EDT2018-04-22 06:54:58 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-04-22 07:03:39 GMT
    To mark Earth Day 2018, Apple has unveiled “Daisy,” a robot that takes apart iPhones. (Source: Apple Inc./CNN)To mark Earth Day 2018, Apple has unveiled “Daisy,” a robot that takes apart iPhones. (Source: Apple Inc./CNN)
    To mark Earth Day 2018, Apple has unveiled “Daisy,” a robot that takes apart iPhones. (Source: Apple Inc./CNN)To mark Earth Day 2018, Apple has unveiled “Daisy,” a robot that takes apart iPhones. (Source: Apple Inc./CNN)

    To mark Earth Day 2018, Apple has unveiled “Daisy,” a robot that takes apart iPhones.

    To mark Earth Day 2018, Apple has unveiled “Daisy,” a robot that takes apart iPhones.

  • 'Austin Powers' star Verne Troyer dies at age 49

    'Austin Powers' star Verne Troyer dies at age 49

    Saturday, April 21 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-04-21 20:51:28 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 2:33 AM EDT2018-04-22 06:33:39 GMT

    Verne Troyer, an actor famous for his role as Mini-Me in the "Austin Powers" trilogy, has passed away.

    Verne Troyer, an actor famous for his role as Mini-Me in the "Austin Powers" trilogy, has passed away.

  • White Sox reliever Farquhar has brain hemorrhage during game

    White Sox reliever Farquhar has brain hemorrhage during game

    Saturday, April 21 2018 4:17 PM EDT2018-04-21 20:17:32 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-04-22 04:05:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE - In this March 2, 2018 file photo, Chicago White Sox relief pitcher Danny Farquhar warms up in the bullpen during the sixth inning of the team's spring training baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Glen...(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE - In this March 2, 2018 file photo, Chicago White Sox relief pitcher Danny Farquhar warms up in the bullpen during the sixth inning of the team's spring training baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Glen...
    Chicago White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar suffered a brain hemorrhage during a game and is in stable but critical condition.
    Chicago White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar suffered a brain hemorrhage during a game and is in stable but critical condition.
  • Rachel's Saturday Evening Forecast (4/21)

    Rachel's Saturday Evening Forecast (4/21)

  • Delta passenger fined $500 for apple

    Delta passenger fined $500 for apple

    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:01 PM EDT2018-04-21 17:01:03 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 6:45 PM EDT2018-04-21 22:45:42 GMT
    adlock's healthy snack turned into a tough reality to stomach. (Source: KDVR/CNN)adlock's healthy snack turned into a tough reality to stomach. (Source: KDVR/CNN)

    Crystal Tadlock is not happy about the fine she said

    Crystal Tadlock is not happy about the fine she said

  • Teens beat, carjack pregnant elementary school teacher

    Teens beat, carjack pregnant elementary school teacher

    Saturday, April 21 2018 8:53 AM EDT2018-04-21 12:53:43 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-04-21 17:57:25 GMT
    Police Police are searching for four teenage girls who "smacked" the woman and drove off with her Kia Sportage.Police Police are searching for four teenage girls who "smacked" the woman and drove off with her Kia Sportage.
    Police are searching for four teenage girls 'smacked' the woman and drove off with her Kia Sportage.Police are searching for four teenage girls 'smacked' the woman and drove off with her Kia Sportage.

    Police are searching for four teenage girls who "smacked" the woman and drove off with her Kia Sportage.

    Police are searching for four teenage girls who "smacked" the woman and drove off with her Kia Sportage.

  • Greitens' charity: we did not authorize the use of donor info to anyone for campaign purposes

    Greitens' charity: we did not authorize the use of donor info to anyone for campaign purposes

    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:54 PM EDT2018-04-21 17:54:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has been charged with felony computer tampering.

    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has been charged with felony computer tampering.

  • Walnut Ridge Police Chief, officer on administrative leave

    Walnut Ridge Police Chief, officer on administrative leave

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:03 PM EDT2018-04-21 02:03:48 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:48 PM EDT2018-04-21 16:48:27 GMT

    According to Walnut Ridge City Attorney Nancy L. Hall, Walnut Ridge Police Chief Chris Kirksey and Sgt. Matt Cook have been placed on administrative leave. 

    According to Walnut Ridge City Attorney Nancy L. Hall, Walnut Ridge Police Chief Chris Kirksey and Sgt. Matt Cook have been placed on administrative leave. 

  • Man arrested in Poplar Bluff burglary case

    Man arrested in Poplar Bluff burglary case

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:45 PM EDT2018-04-21 16:45:49 GMT
    Michael Wayne Harris (Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department)Michael Wayne Harris (Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department)
    Michael Wayne Harris (Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department)Michael Wayne Harris (Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department)

    A Missouri man told police that he had been under the influence of meth and had not slept for several days when police arrested him in connection with a burglary Friday, authorities said Saturday.

    A Missouri man told police that he had been under the influence of meth and had not slept for several days when police arrested him in connection with a burglary Friday, authorities said Saturday.

  • Man accused of luring elementary students with candy in Virginia

    Man accused of luring elementary students with candy in Virginia

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:11 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:11:31 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:51 AM EDT2018-04-21 15:51:36 GMT
    Schools in Norfolk, VA, are warning parents about a person in a van trying to lure kids. (Source: WTKR/CNN)Schools in Norfolk, VA, are warning parents about a person in a van trying to lure kids. (Source: WTKR/CNN)

    Schools in Norfolk, VA, are warning parents about a person in a van trying to lure kids.

    Schools in Norfolk, VA, are warning parents about a person in a van trying to lure kids.

  • Americans told to toss romaine lettuce over E. coli fears

    Americans told to toss romaine lettuce over E. coli fears

    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:08 AM EDT2018-04-21 15:08:21 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-04-21 15:13:04 GMT
    Federal officials have expanded a recall of lettuce after concerns of E. coli. (Source: AP)Federal officials have expanded a recall of lettuce after concerns of E. coli. (Source: AP)

    The Centers for Disease Control is expanding a warning about contaminated lettuce from Arizona that has now sickened dozens of people in several states.

    The Centers for Disease Control is expanding a warning about contaminated lettuce from Arizona that has now sickened dozens of people in several states.

  • In new walkouts, students look to turn outrage to action

    In new walkouts, students look to turn outrage to action

    Friday, April 20 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-04-20 04:26:49 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-04-21 14:15:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this March 14, 2018 file photo, young demonstrators hold a rally in front of the White House in Washington. Another wave of school walkouts is expected as students honor victims of gun violence and push for gu...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this March 14, 2018 file photo, young demonstrators hold a rally in front of the White House in Washington. Another wave of school walkouts is expected as students honor victims of gun violence and push for gu...

    Another wave of school walkouts is expected as students honor victims of gun violence and push for gun control.

    Another wave of school walkouts is expected as students honor victims of gun violence and push for gun control.

  • Manila turns up the heat for first ever event

    Manila turns up the heat for first ever event

    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-04-21 14:11:59 GMT
    Twelve BBQ groups are lined up to cook for the competition. (Source: Blaz'in BBQ Festival)Twelve BBQ groups are lined up to cook for the competition. (Source: Blaz'in BBQ Festival)
    Twelve BBQ groups are lined up to cook for the competition. (Source: Blaz'in BBQ Festival)Twelve BBQ groups are lined up to cook for the competition. (Source: Blaz'in BBQ Festival)

    Blaz'in BBQ Festival creates excitement for the town of Manila, as orchestrated by the organization, "Moving Manila Forward." 

    Blaz'in BBQ Festival creates excitement for the town of Manila, as orchestrated by the organization, "Moving Manila Forward." 

  • Leak crackdown talk yields rare Comey, Trump agreement

    Leak crackdown talk yields rare Comey, Trump agreement

    Friday, April 20 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-04-20 05:03:06 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 9:16 AM EDT2018-04-21 13:16:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Copies of the memos written by former FBI Director James Comey are photographed in Washington, Thursday, April 19, 2018. President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about the judgment...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Copies of the memos written by former FBI Director James Comey are photographed in Washington, Thursday, April 19, 2018. President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about the judgment...

    President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about his first national security adviser, Michael Flynn.

    President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about his first national security adviser, Michael Flynn.

  • Judge accused of abusing, berating defendants

    Judge accused of abusing, berating defendants

    Saturday, April 21 2018 7:20 AM EDT2018-04-21 11:20:28 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 7:30 AM EDT2018-04-21 11:30:55 GMT
    Judge Merrilee Ehrlich has stepped down after being accused of berating defendants. (Source: WSVN/CNN)Judge Merrilee Ehrlich has stepped down after being accused of berating defendants. (Source: WSVN/CNN)

    A judge accused of "aggressive and tyrannical" behavior has stepped down from the bench.

    A judge accused of "aggressive and tyrannical" behavior has stepped down from the bench.

  • North Korea suspending nuclear and long-range missile tests

    North Korea suspending nuclear and long-range missile tests

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:25:22 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 4:08 AM EDT2018-04-21 08:08:47 GMT
    North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site, multiple news organizations reported. (Source: AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site, multiple news organizations reported. (Source: AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

    North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close nuclear test site, multiple news organizations reported.

    North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close nuclear test site, multiple news organizations reported.

  • A-State celebrates Earth Day

    A-State celebrates Earth Day

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:11 PM EDT2018-04-21 03:11:44 GMT
    An event Friday celebrated Earth Day. Students had the opportunity to learn about the environment. (Source: KAIT-TV)An event Friday celebrated Earth Day. Students had the opportunity to learn about the environment. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    An event Friday on the Arkansas State University campus gave students an opportunity to talk about the environment as well as provide information and research on the issue. 

    An event Friday on the Arkansas State University campus gave students an opportunity to talk about the environment as well as provide information and research on the issue. 

  • Standing water does not stand well with White County man

    Standing water does not stand well with White County man

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:08 PM EDT2018-04-21 03:08:42 GMT
    A Searcy man says standing water on his property has brought mosquitoes and all kinds of other problems. (Source: KARK-TV)A Searcy man says standing water on his property has brought mosquitoes and all kinds of other problems. (Source: KARK-TV)
    A Searcy man says standing water on his property has brought mosquitoes and all kinds of other problems. (Source: KARK-TV)A Searcy man says standing water on his property has brought mosquitoes and all kinds of other problems. (Source: KARK-TV)

    The sight of standing water on his property has irritated Buddy Padgett for years. 

    The sight of standing water on his property has irritated Buddy Padgett for years. 

  • Make-A-Wish grants Newport girl with dream trip to London

    Make-A-Wish grants Newport girl with dream trip to London

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:44 PM EDT2018-04-21 01:44:33 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A Newport girl is jetting off to London following her surprise Make-A-Wish reveal Friday.

    A Newport girl is jetting off to London following her surprise Make-A-Wish reveal Friday.

  • Event honors new Lyon College president

    Event honors new Lyon College president

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:30 PM EDT2018-04-21 01:30:12 GMT
    Dr. W. Joseph King spoke Friday at Lyon College. King is the new president at the Batesville college. (Source: Lyon College)Dr. W. Joseph King spoke Friday at Lyon College. King is the new president at the Batesville college. (Source: Lyon College)

    There is a new president at Lyon College. 

    There is a new president at Lyon College. 

  • Maintenance to require overnight closure of I-40 exit

    Maintenance to require overnight closure of I-40 exit

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:16 PM EDT2018-04-21 01:16:06 GMT
    (Source: ARDOT via Twitter)(Source: ARDOT via Twitter)
    (Source: ARDOT via Twitter)(Source: ARDOT via Twitter)

    The work at an interchange ramp in Crittenden County will force state highway officials to close an exit in West Memphis for several days, weather permitting. 

    The work at an interchange ramp in Crittenden County will force state highway officials to close an exit in West Memphis for several days, weather permitting. 

  • Search warrant leads to drug, weapons arrests

    Search warrant leads to drug, weapons arrests

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:14 PM EDT2018-04-21 01:14:15 GMT
    Zachary Roy Bales (Source: Baxter County Sheriff's Office)Zachary Roy Bales (Source: Baxter County Sheriff's Office)
    Zachary Roy Bales (Source: Baxter County Sheriff's Office)Zachary Roy Bales (Source: Baxter County Sheriff's Office)

    A search Friday uncovered meth, drug paraphernalia and firearms and landed two people in jail, Baxter County Sheriff John Montgomery said Friday. 

    A search Friday uncovered meth, drug paraphernalia and firearms and landed two people in jail, Baxter County Sheriff John Montgomery said Friday. 

  • Sales tax vote heads to polls in May

    Sales tax vote heads to polls in May

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:09 PM EDT2018-04-21 01:09:11 GMT
    Voters head to the polls May 22 to decide the fate of a one-cent sales tax in Calico Rock that would fund a police department and the purchase of a fire truck, city officials said Friday. (Source: KAIT-TV)Voters head to the polls May 22 to decide the fate of a one-cent sales tax in Calico Rock that would fund a police department and the purchase of a fire truck, city officials said Friday. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    Voters head to the polls May 22 to decide the fate of a one-cent sales tax in Calico Rock that would fund a police department and the purchase of a fire truck, city officials said Friday. (Source: KAIT-TV)Voters head to the polls May 22 to decide the fate of a one-cent sales tax in Calico Rock that would fund a police department and the purchase of a fire truck, city officials said Friday. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    The residents in an area town head to the polls next month to decide the fate of a proposed one-cent sales tax that supporters say will help the city with solving a major problem. 

    The residents in an area town head to the polls next month to decide the fate of a proposed one-cent sales tax that supporters say will help the city with solving a major problem. 

  • Police complete training to carry life-saving drug

    Police complete training to carry life-saving drug

    Friday, April 20 2018 8:52 PM EDT2018-04-21 00:52:56 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    The Trumann Police Department now has NARCAN kits in each of the officers’ cars.

    The Trumann Police Department now has NARCAN kits in each of the officers’ cars.

  • Investigator hopes to solve cold case through new podcast

    Investigator hopes to solve cold case through new podcast

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:18 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:18:07 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A private investigator is taking a new look at a cold case that has left Izard and Stone County residents shocked and confused for 14 years now.

    A private investigator is taking a new look at a cold case that has left Izard and Stone County residents shocked and confused for 14 years now.

  • Arkansas AG asks court to reject casino backers' complaint

    Arkansas AG asks court to reject casino backers' complaint

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:06 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:06:59 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    Arkansas' attorney general is asking the state's highest court to reject an effort to force her to approve the wording of a proposed ballot measure that would legalize casinos in four counties.

    Arkansas' attorney general is asking the state's highest court to reject an effort to force her to approve the wording of a proposed ballot measure that would legalize casinos in four counties.

  • Police department sees increase in drugged driving

    Police department sees increase in drugged driving

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:23:07 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    But one area police department is seeing a major increase in another kind of drugged driving.

    But one area police department is seeing a major increase in another kind of drugged driving.

  • Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson delights high school girl with prom surprise

    Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson delights high school girl with prom surprise

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:35:23 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:35:23 GMT
    Katie Kelzenberg invited the Hollywood star to her prom next month. (Source: Vianney Le Caer/AP)Katie Kelzenberg invited the Hollywood star to her prom next month. (Source: Vianney Le Caer/AP)

    Katie Kelzenberg invited the Hollywood star to her prom next month.

    Katie Kelzenberg invited the Hollywood star to her prom next month.

  • CDC warns: Do not eat any romaine lettuce from Yuma, AZ

    CDC warns: Do not eat any romaine lettuce from Yuma, AZ

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:08:32 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:08:32 GMT

    The E. coli outbreak previously was confined to 11 states and applied primarily to bagged lettuce.

    The E. coli outbreak previously was confined to 11 states and applied primarily to bagged lettuce.

  • ADH: Another Hep A case reported in Clay County

    ADH: Another Hep A case reported in Clay County

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:01 PM EDT2018-04-20 18:01:51 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 3:25 PM EDT2018-04-20 19:25:38 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    People who ate at a Corning Flash Market/Subway may have been exposed to Hepatitis A.

    People who ate at a Corning Flash Market/Subway may have been exposed to Hepatitis A.

  • 'Illegal Gambling' operation busted in Monroe County

    'Illegal Gambling' operation busted in Monroe County

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:50 PM EDT2018-04-20 18:50:33 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Authorities in Monroe County busted an illegal gambling operation.

    Authorities in Monroe County busted an illegal gambling operation.

  • Marshall Police will test your marijuana today for free

    Marshall Police will test your marijuana today for free

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:08 PM EDT2018-04-20 18:08:56 GMT
    Marshall Police 420 Facebook Post (Source Marshall Police)Marshall Police 420 Facebook Post (Source Marshall Police)

    "If it's real, you could receive a free stay in the finest resort in Harrison County." 

    "If it's real, you could receive a free stay in the finest resort in Harrison County." 

  • Craighead Co. health inspections for April 13-20

    Craighead Co. health inspections for April 13-20

    Friday, April 20 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-04-20 16:47:45 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    Check out this week's Craighead County health inspections before you make your weekend plans.

    Check out this week's Craighead County health inspections before you make your weekend plans.

  • Coyotes cause $6K of damage to small Arkansas airport

    Coyotes cause $6K of damage to small Arkansas airport

    Friday, April 20 2018 12:28 PM EDT2018-04-20 16:28:58 GMT
    (Source: Pablo)(Source: Pablo)
    (Source: Pablo)(Source: Pablo)

    Officials at a small municipal airport in central Arkansas are battling an unlikely foe - coyotes that keep chewing on part of the taxiway.

    Officials at a small municipal airport in central Arkansas are battling an unlikely foe - coyotes that keep chewing on part of the taxiway.

  • Waffle House is now serving beer, sort of

    Waffle House is now serving beer, sort of

    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:57 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:57:53 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 12:39 AM EDT2018-04-20 04:39:56 GMT
    The participating Waffle House is the nation's first location to sell beer.(Source: AP Photo/Ric Feld)The participating Waffle House is the nation's first location to sell beer.(Source: AP Photo/Ric Feld)

    The participating Waffle House is the nation's first location to sell beer.(Source: AP Photo/Ric Feld)

    The participating Waffle House is the nation's first location to sell beer.(Source: AP Photo/Ric Feld)

  • 4 dead in Nashville Waffle House shooting; suspect sought

    4 dead in Nashville Waffle House shooting; suspect sought

    Sunday, April 22 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-04-22 12:34:45 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-04-22 14:35:19 GMT
    A customer at the restaurant took the gun from the suspect, who then took off his coat and fled the area. (Source: CNN)A customer at the restaurant took the gun from the suspect, who then took off his coat and fled the area. (Source: CNN)
    Police in Tennessee say three people were killed and four were injured in a shooting at a Waffle House restaurant early Sunday. (Source: CNN)Police in Tennessee say three people were killed and four were injured in a shooting at a Waffle House restaurant early Sunday. (Source: CNN)

    A customer at the restaurant took the gun from the suspect, who then took off his coat and fled the area. 

    A customer at the restaurant took the gun from the suspect, who then took off his coat and fled the area. 

  • Man killed in random knife attack at California steakhouse

    Man killed in random knife attack at California steakhouse

    Saturday, April 21 2018 5:44 AM EDT2018-04-21 09:44:08 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-04-22 14:35:15 GMT
    (Ventura County District Attorney's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the Ventura County District Attorney's Office shows Jamal Jackson. The homeless man has been charged with murder in a random stabbing attack in which a man was killed wh...(Ventura County District Attorney's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the Ventura County District Attorney's Office shows Jamal Jackson. The homeless man has been charged with murder in a random stabbing attack in which a man was killed wh...

    A homeless man has been charged with murder in the death of a California father who was stabbed in the neck as his 5-year-old daughter sat in his lap in a crowded beachside steakhouse.

    A homeless man has been charged with murder in the death of a California father who was stabbed in the neck as his 5-year-old daughter sat in his lap in a crowded beachside steakhouse.

  • Romney must compete in primary for Senate seat

    Romney must compete in primary for Senate seat

    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:54 AM EDT2018-04-21 05:54:11 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-04-22 14:35:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2018, file photo, shows former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney sitting behind the wheel of a tractor during a tour of Gibson's Green Acres Dairy in Ogden, Utah. Romney is gearing up fo...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2018, file photo, shows former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney sitting behind the wheel of a tractor during a tour of Gibson's Green Acres Dairy in Ogden, Utah. Romney is gearing up fo...
    Mitt Romney has one of the best-known names in politics, but he still must face down nearly a dozen Utah contenders in his bid to restart his political career with a U.S. Senate seat.
    Mitt Romney has one of the best-known names in politics, but he still must face down nearly a dozen Utah contenders in his bid to restart his political career with a U.S. Senate seat.
  • Syracuse fraternity permanently expelled over racist video

    Syracuse fraternity permanently expelled over racist video

    Saturday, April 21 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-04-21 21:46:07 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-04-22 14:35:05 GMT
    Syracuse University permanently expels fraternity for "extremely racist" video. (Source: WSYR/CNN)Syracuse University permanently expels fraternity for "extremely racist" video. (Source: WSYR/CNN)

    Syracuse University has permanently expelled a fraternity over an offensive video that fraternity members say was intended as satire.

    Syracuse University has permanently expelled a fraternity over an offensive video that fraternity members say was intended as satire.

  • The Latest: Barbara Bush buried at presidential library

    The Latest: Barbara Bush buried at presidential library

    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-04-21 14:44:47 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-04-22 14:27:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Attendees arrive at St. Martin's Episcopal Church for a funeral service for former first lady Barbara Bush, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Attendees arrive at St. Martin's Episcopal Church for a funeral service for former first lady Barbara Bush, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Houston.

    Guests have begun to arrive at St. Martin's Church in Houston for the funeral of former first lady Barbara Bush.

    Guests have begun to arrive at St. Martin's Church in Houston for the funeral of former first lady Barbara Bush.

  • Despite denials, lobbyist tied to condo met with EPA chief

    Despite denials, lobbyist tied to condo met with EPA chief

    Sunday, April 22 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-04-22 04:24:34 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-04-22 14:26:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, April 3, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt attends a news conference at the EPA in Washington, on his decision to scrap Obama administration fuel standar...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, April 3, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt attends a news conference at the EPA in Washington, on his decision to scrap Obama administration fuel standar...

    In spite of denials, EPA chief Scott Pruitt did meet in his office last year with a veteran Washington lobbyist tied to the bargain-priced condo where he was living.

    In spite of denials, EPA chief Scott Pruitt did meet in his office last year with a veteran Washington lobbyist tied to the bargain-priced condo where he was living.

  • Tourists at iconic French abbey evacuated after threat

    Tourists at iconic French abbey evacuated after threat

    Sunday, April 22 2018 5:24 AM EDT2018-04-22 09:24:35 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-04-22 14:26:32 GMT
    Authorities are evacuating tourists and others from the Mont-Saint-Michel abbey and monument in western France due to an apparent threat against security services. (Source: Raycom Media)Authorities are evacuating tourists and others from the Mont-Saint-Michel abbey and monument in western France due to an apparent threat against security services. (Source: Raycom Media)
    Authorities are evacuating tourists and others from the Mont-Saint-Michel abbey and monument in western France due to an apparent threat against security services. (Source: Raycom Media)Authorities are evacuating tourists and others from the Mont-Saint-Michel abbey and monument in western France due to an apparent threat against security services. (Source: Raycom Media)

    Authorities are evacuating tourists and others from the Mont-Saint-Michel abbey and monument in western France after a visitor apparently threatened to attack security services.

    Authorities are evacuating tourists and others from the Mont-Saint-Michel abbey and monument in western France after a visitor apparently threatened to attack security services.

  • DOJ looks into how AT&T, Verizon handle defecting customers

    DOJ looks into how AT&T, Verizon handle defecting customers

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:43 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:43:53 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 9:16 AM EDT2018-04-22 13:16:13 GMT
    The Justice Department is investigating AT&T, Verizon and a standards-setting group. (Source: Raycom Media)The Justice Department is investigating AT&T, Verizon and a standards-setting group. (Source: Raycom Media)
    The Justice Department is investigating AT&T, Verizon and a standards-setting group. (Source: Raycom Media)The Justice Department is investigating AT&T, Verizon and a standards-setting group. (Source: Raycom Media)

    The Justice Department has opened an antitrust investigation into whether AT&T and Verizon and a standards-setting group worked together to hinder consumers from easily switching wireless carriers.

    The Justice Department has opened an antitrust investigation into whether AT&T and Verizon and a standards-setting group worked together to hinder consumers from easily switching wireless carriers.

  • FAA orders more engine inspections after Southwest accident

    FAA orders more engine inspections after Southwest accident

    Friday, April 20 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-04-20 20:53:41 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 9:16 AM EDT2018-04-22 13:16:08 GMT
    (NTSB via AP). National Transportation Safety Board investigators examine damage to the engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The Southwes...(NTSB via AP). National Transportation Safety Board investigators examine damage to the engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The Southwes...
    The manufacturer of the jet engine involved in a fatal Southwest Airlines accident Tuesday wants more jets to be inspected for potential problems.
    The manufacturer of the jet engine involved in a fatal Southwest Airlines accident Tuesday wants more jets to be inspected for potential problems.
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  • White Sox reliever Farquhar has brain hemorrhage during game

    White Sox reliever Farquhar has brain hemorrhage during game

    Saturday, April 21 2018 4:17 PM EDT2018-04-21 20:17:32 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-04-22 04:05:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE - In this March 2, 2018 file photo, Chicago White Sox relief pitcher Danny Farquhar warms up in the bullpen during the sixth inning of the team's spring training baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Glen...(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE - In this March 2, 2018 file photo, Chicago White Sox relief pitcher Danny Farquhar warms up in the bullpen during the sixth inning of the team's spring training baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Glen...
    Chicago White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar suffered a brain hemorrhage during a game and is in stable but critical condition.
    Chicago White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar suffered a brain hemorrhage during a game and is in stable but critical condition.
  • Highlights: A-State baseball falls to Troy 12-9

    Highlights: A-State baseball falls to Troy 12-9

  • A-State defensive line shines in spring game

    A-State defensive line shines in spring game

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  • Mom: Preschool's ban of the term 'best friend' is silly

    Mom: Preschool's ban of the term 'best friend' is silly

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:28:07 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 8:59 PM EDT2018-04-22 00:59:54 GMT

    A Massachusetts family is looking for a new preschool for their 4-year-old daughter because her current school has barred use of the term 'best friend.'.

    A Massachusetts family is looking for a new preschool for their 4-year-old daughter because her current school has barred use of the term 'best friend.'.

  • California tortoise with cracked shell gets $4,000 repair

    California tortoise with cracked shell gets $4,000 repair

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:42 PM EDT2018-04-19 02:42:41 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 6:30 PM EDT2018-04-21 22:30:40 GMT
    A wayward tortoise that cracked its shell after falling off a 10-foot wall in San Diego County is recovering after vets used screws, zip ties and denture material to repair it.
    A wayward tortoise that cracked its shell after falling off a 10-foot wall in San Diego County is recovering after vets used screws, zip ties and denture material to repair it.
  • It's true! Broadway was traffic-free for 2 Manhattan miles

    It's true! Broadway was traffic-free for 2 Manhattan miles

    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:14 AM EDT2018-04-21 15:14:20 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 6:30 PM EDT2018-04-21 22:30:39 GMT
    Broadway is closed to traffic for two Manhattan miles.
    Broadway is closed to traffic for two Manhattan miles.

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